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PNS Daily Newscast - August 5, 2020 

A massive explosion kills dozens and injures thousands in Beirut; and child care is key to getting Americans back to work.

2020Talks - August 5, 2020 

Election experts testify before the US House that more funding is necessary. And Arizona, Kansas, Michigan, Missouri and Washington state had primaries yesterday; Hawaii and Tennessee have them later this week.

Archive: August 22, 2012

PHOTO: Fostering a diverse and inclusive engineering workforce is a top priority for CH2M HILL and employees frequently represent the firm at high school and college career fairs like this one in Milwaukee.

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. - Some Colorado firms are "top of the class" for their workplace anti-discrimination policies. The Equity Forum has released its Fortune 500 Non-Discrimination Project, and found a record 479 companies are compliant, or voluntarily include sexual orientation in their non-discrimina ...Read More

CONCORD, N.H. - It could be a dishonest health-care provider or a con artist on the phone. Either way, New Hampshire seniors are being taught how to defend themselves against Medicare fraud. Harold Moldoff, a volunteer "fraud fighter" with AARP New Hampshire, advises seniors to make note of each do ...Read More

PHOTO: Temperature sign reads 106 degrees. Photo credit: safekidsusa

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is in Kansas City today, promoting the "Where's baby? Look Before You Lock" campaign. It's part of a nationwide tour to remind people of the dangers of children left in hot cars. As the school year begins, life is getting very bu ...Read More

PHOTO: Head shot of Adam Searing courtesy of The White House.

RALEIGH, N.C. - More than 500,000 more North Carolina residents would have access to health insurance if Medicaid is expanded through the Affordable Care Act, according to a new report from the North Budget and Tax Center. The expansion makes some lower-income working adults eligible for Medicaid ...Read More

PHOTO: Ron Meyer holding strawberries. Photo credit: Mary Meyer.

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Without fast action by Congress, programs that help keep small and specialty farmers in Ohio afloat are at risk. The current farm bill will soon expire, and with it go dollars to fund certain programs that benefit local, sustainable and small- to mid-sized family farms. Among them ...Read More

RICHMOND, Va. - The U.S. Justice Department has approved Virginia's voter ID law, which means that when voters head to the polls in November, they will need specific forms of identification for their vote to be counted. Groups that opposed the legislation are now mobilizing to make sure voters are i ...Read More

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